|Member of the Ohio House of Representatives
from the 32nd district
January 2, 2007
|Preceded by||Catherine Barrett|
November 2, 1964 |
|Parents||William L. Mallory, Sr.|
|Alma mater||Taft High School|
Mallory formerly served as a Cincinnati West End Community Council President, but later he became embroiled in a local dispute over a development for the homeless that led to his ouster as head of the council. Mallory worked for General Electric as a manufacturing facilitator. He is also a precinct executive in the Hamilton County Democratic Party and a ward chairman.
Ohio House of Representatives
With incumbent Catherine Barrett term limited, Mallory entered the race to succeed her. The seat had formerly been held by Mallory's father, William L. Mallory, Sr. as well as his brother, Mark Mallory. In the 2006 Democratic primary, Mallory faced former Hamilton County Recorder Eve Bolton, as well as two others. However, he won with approximately 45% of the electorate. He went on to win the general election against Republican Kimberly Hale by 9,000 votes. Mallory easily won reelection in 2008.
For the 128th General Assembly, Mallory was named Second Vice President of the Ohio Legislative Black Caucus, and Speaker of the House Armond Budish named Mallory Chairman of the House Environment & Brownfields Development Committee.
Mallory again won reelection in the 2010 general election, to take a third term. He is serving on the committees of Agriculture and Natural Resources; Local Government; and as ranking member of the Transportation, Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee; He also serves on the Southern Ohio Agricultural and Community Development Foundation Board of Trustees; and the Ohio Athletic Commission.
In 2012, Mallory won a final term against Republican Ron Mosby with 76.31% of the vote.
In 2014, the Cincinnati Enquirer reported that Mallory had the worst attendance record of any healthy member of the General Assembly since 2011.
In 2014, Mallory lost the Democratic primary for Ohio State Senator for the 9th District.
- Dale Mallory Impeached!
- Blackwell, Kenneth 2006 primary election results (2006-05-02)
- Blackwell, Kenneth 2006 general election results (2006-11-07)
- Price, Rita (2011-04-07). "Ohio House committee urges EPA to allow bedbug pesticide". Columbus Dispatch. Retrieved 2011-04-08.
- Thompson, Chrissy (Apr 29, 2014). "Mallory's attendance worst among healthy state lawmakers". Cincinnati Enquirer. Retrieved May 7, 2014.
- "Primary election results round-up for Ohio, Indiana". WCPO. May 6, 2014. Retrieved May 7, 2014.